The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire with a requirement for Load Balancing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Load Balancing over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Load Balancing
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
Rank 67 78 89
Rank change year-on-year +11 +11  
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 4 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 0.61% 0.77% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.65% 0.90% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 2
Median salary £45,000 £85,000 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -47.05% +151.85%  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +8.69%  

Load Balancing is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
South Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 617 664 891
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 94.20% 84.80% 91.29%
Number of salaries quoted 515 548 754
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Load Balancing
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Yorkshire citing Load Balancing as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Load Balancing in South Yorkshire

Load Balancing
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Load Balancing in South Yorkshire.

Salary trend for Load Balancing in South Yorkshire

Load Balancing
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Load Balancing in South Yorkshire over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Load Balancing in South Yorkshire

Load Balancing
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Load Balancing within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +13 4 £45,000 -
Load Balancing
Yorkshire

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT jobs citing Load Balancing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Load Balancing.

1 14 (93.33%) SQL
2 10 (66.67%) DNS
3 9 (60.00%) ITIL
3 9 (60.00%) SAN
3 9 (60.00%) VMware
3 9 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (60.00%) High Availability
4 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (53.33%) Windows
4 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
5 7 (46.67%) Active Directory
5 7 (46.67%) Linux
6 6 (40.00%) JBoss
6 6 (40.00%) Apache
6 6 (40.00%) Tomcat
6 6 (40.00%) LDAP
6 6 (40.00%) MySQL
6 6 (40.00%) Oracle
6 6 (40.00%) Java
6 6 (40.00%) Perl
6 6 (40.00%) SAP
6 6 (40.00%) JDBC
6 6 (40.00%) EMC
6 6 (40.00%) SSL
6 6 (40.00%) SMTP
6 6 (40.00%) DHCP
6 6 (40.00%) HTTP
6 6 (40.00%) NFS
6 6 (40.00%) SNMP
6 6 (40.00%) TCP/IP

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (40.00%) Apache
1 6 (40.00%) JBoss
1 6 (40.00%) Liferay
1 6 (40.00%) Tomcat
2 5 (33.33%) IIS
3 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (26.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (66.67%) DNS
2 9 (60.00%) SAN
3 6 (40.00%) DHCP
3 6 (40.00%) HTTP
3 6 (40.00%) iSCSI
3 6 (40.00%) LDAP
3 6 (40.00%) NAS
3 6 (40.00%) SMTP
3 6 (40.00%) SNMP
3 6 (40.00%) SSL
3 6 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 6 (40.00%) tcpdump
3 6 (40.00%) Telnet
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (6.67%) Firewall
4 1 (6.67%) IPv6
4 1 (6.67%) Junos
4 1 (6.67%) MPLS
4 1 (6.67%) VoIP
4 1 (6.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) MySQL
1 6 (40.00%) Oracle Database
1 6 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (40.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (40.00%) Hudson
1 6 (40.00%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) Administrator
2 6 (40.00%) Linux Administrator
3 5 (33.33%) IT Administrator
3 5 (33.33%) Server Administrator
4 3 (20.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Citrix Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco Design Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco Network Design Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Juniper Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Network Design Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) JDBC
1 6 (40.00%) LAMP
1 6 (40.00%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Clustering
2 5 (33.33%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Windows
1 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 7 (46.67%) Linux
3 6 (40.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 5 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) High Availability
1 9 (60.00%) ITIL
2 6 (40.00%) Cryptography
2 6 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (40.00%) Memory Management
2 6 (40.00%) Migration
3 4 (26.67%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (6.67%) Network Design
4 1 (6.67%) Security Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 14 (93.33%) SQL
2 6 (40.00%) AWK
2 6 (40.00%) Bash Shell
2 6 (40.00%) Java
2 6 (40.00%) Perl
2 6 (40.00%) sed
2 6 (40.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) Degree
1 6 (40.00%) RHCE
2 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
3 3 (20.00%) MCITP
4 1 (6.67%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (46.67%) Active Directory
3 6 (40.00%) iptables
3 6 (40.00%) NFS
3 6 (40.00%) Postfix
3 6 (40.00%) Squid
4 3 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 3 (20.00%) XenApp
4 3 (20.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (40.00%) Nagios
1 6 (40.00%) Nmap
1 6 (40.00%) Puppet
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Clustering
2 3 (20.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 3 (20.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) VMware
2 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
3 6 (40.00%) EMC
3 6 (40.00%) NetApp
3 6 (40.00%) Novell
3 6 (40.00%) Oracle
3 6 (40.00%) Red Hat
3 6 (40.00%) SAP
4 4 (26.67%) Citrix
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco
5 1 (6.67%) Juniper